Telugu Vaishakh Masa 2017 – Vaishaka Masam in Telugu Calendar in 2017



Vaishakh Masa is the second month in a traditional Hindu Telugu calendar followed in Andhra Pradesh. Telugu Vaishak Masam 2017 is from April 27 to May 25. Some of the auspicious days in the month include Akshya Tritiya, Narasimha Jayanti, Vyasa Jayanthi and Kurma Jayanti.

Sankatahara Chaturthi monthly fasting dedicated to Lord Ganesh is on May 14 – Moonrise is at 9:54 PM – Indian standard time.

Vaishak Masam Shukla Paksha and Krishna Paksha
Vaishak Masam Telugu calendar 2017 Shukla Paksha (Waxing phase of moon) is from April 27 to May 10
Vaishak Masa 2017 Krishna Paksha (Waning phase of moon) is from May 11 to May 25.

Purnima in Telugu Vaishakh month
Vaishak Purnima or Full moon day is on May 10. The Purnima begins at 1:97 AM on May 10 and ends at 3:12 AM on May 11.

Amavasi in Telugu Vaishakh month
Vaishak Amavas or No moon day is on May 25, 2017. The day is observed as Shani Jayanti, Savitri Amavasya and Vat Savitri Amavasya Puja. The Amavasi begins at 5:08 AM on May 25, 2017 and ends at 1:14 AM on May 26, 2017.

Ekadasi Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Masa are:
Mohini Ekadasi - May 6
Apara Ekadasi - May 22

Pradosh Fasting Dates in Vaishakh Masa are:
Pradosh vrat - May 8
Pradosh Vrat - May 23

The dates of important festivals and auspicious days in Telugu Vaishak Masam are:
  • Akshaya Tritiya –  April 28
  • Parashuram Jayanti –  April 28
  • Basavanna Jayanti - April 28
  • Shankaracharya Jayanti –  April 30
  • Ganga Saptami – May 2
  • Sita Navami – May 4
  • Narasimha Jayanti – May 9
  • Kurma Jayanti - May 10
  • Narad Jayanti - May 11
  • Shani Jayanti - May 25
Please note that Vaishakh month 2017 in traditional Hindu calendar followed in North India is from April 12, 2017 to May 10.

Vaishak Month in Maharashtra, Gujarat and Karnataka is similar to the Telugu Calendar.

Next month in Telugu calendar is the Jyeshta Masa.